ConfigurationSettings.GetConfig Method (String)

 
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Note: This API is now obsolete.

Returns the ConfigurationSection object for the passed configuration section name and path.

Namespace:   System.Configuration
Assembly:  System (in System.dll)

[ObsoleteAttribute("This method is obsolete, it has been replaced by System.Configuration!System.Configuration.ConfigurationManager.GetSection")]
public static object GetConfig(
	string sectionName
)

Parameters

sectionName
Type: System.String

A configuration name and path, such as "system.net/settings".

Return Value

Type: System.Object

The ConfigurationSection object for the passed configuration section name and path.

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The ConfigurationSettings class provides backward compatibility only. You should use the ConfigurationManager class or WebConfigurationManager class instead.

Exception Condition
ConfigurationException

Unable to retrieve the requested section.

This method is deprecated and is maintained for backward compatibility. Please use the GetSection method instead.

.NET Framework
Available since 1.1
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